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CALTRANS BLOOD DRIVE NETS 42 PINTS FOR SADDLETRAMPS CRASH SURVIVORS

November 20, 2010 (San Diego) – Yesterday, Caltrans District 11 hosted a blood drive with the San Diego Blood Bank, capturing 42 pints to help members of the Lakeside Saddletramps motorcycle club who were injured in a November 13 crash in Ocotillo that also killed four club members.


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COMMUNITY RALLIES TO HELP LAKESIDE SADDLETRAMPS AFTER FATAL CRASH


Funds to help families, blood drive, and card collection planned

By Miriam Raftery

 

November 18, 2010 (Lakeside) – Two funds have been established to help the families of four members of the Saddletramps motorcycle club in Lakeside who lost their lives in a tragic accident November 13th.  Community members have also rallied to organize a blood drive and collect sympathy cards.

 

“These families include one who lost both a mom and dad, leaving behind two young sons. The families are in need of aid to help with funeral costs as well as money for food, utilities and the basics of life,” a press release from the Lakeside Chamber of Commerce states.


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